Sunburst aeonium

Aeonium ‘Sunburst’


A bold and colorful cultivar with 6-8 in. dia. yellow and green foliage rosettes. Summer flowers match the light yellow foliage color. This succulent grows with a sprawling habit 1-2 ft. high and 2-3 ft. across.

Sunburst Aeonium is one of the most attractive variegated foliage plants that is often best displayed in containers for accent character. It pairs nicely with other succulents and perennials with blue-green foliage. Additionally, it grows well in rock gardens and on banks among other succulents to achieve a diverse color planting.

Plant Type: Succulent
Foliage Character: Evergreen
Habit: Upright, Clumping
Growth Rate: Slow
Foliage Color: Yellow foliage variegation
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Season: Winter, Spring
Soil Adaptations: Well-draining soil, Clay
Exposure Adaptations: Morning sun, All day sun, Partial sun
Function: Residential spaces, Raised planters, Near pools and water features, Foliage accent plant, Container plant, Borders
Height: 1 ft. – 2 ft.
Width: 2 ft. – 3 ft.